Competitor and Competition


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Competitor noun – One who strives for the same thing as another.
Usage example: the competitors for this prestigious science award come from the best high schools in the country

Competition is a synonym for competitor in rival topic. In some cases you can use "Competition" instead a noun "Competitor", when it comes to topics like person, conflict, challenger, person willing to enter contest. popular alternative
Nearby Words: competition, compete, competitive, competitiveness, competitively
Synonyms for Competitor


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Competition noun – One who strives for the same thing as another.
Usage example: tried to analyze his major competition in the tennis tournament

Competitor is a synonym for competition in person topic. You can use "Competitor" instead a noun "Competition", if it concerns topics such as conflict, rival, challenger. popular alternative
Nearby Words: compete, competitor, competitive, competing, competed
Synonyms for Competition

How words are described

good good competitor good competition
direct direct competitor direct competition
legitimate legitimate competitor legitimate competition
top top competitor top competition
Other adjectives: single, strong, active, actual, real, tough, serious, fierce, main, new, professional, major, ruthless, last, said, closest, biggest.
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